CSSF Category Awards: 2015
Environmental Science

Senior Division


Awards Ceremony photo to come

S1114 — First Place
Yana D. Petri, Grade 12
Modeling CMIP5 Projected Climate Change Impacts on Global Chiropteran Species-Range Shifts under RCP Emission Scenarios
Advisor: Ms. Renee Fallon
School: Monta Vista High School, Cupertino, Santa Clara County
S1111 — Second Place
Michael S. McFarland, Grade 11
The Potential Impact of Hyperion Treatment Plant's Chlorinated Effluent and West Basin Brine on Marine Organisms
Advisor: Mr. Peter Starodub
School: Palos Verdes Peninsula High School, Rolling Hills Estates, Los Angeles County
S1115 — Third Place
Elise J. Rio, Grade 11
Study on the Effect of the Environment on Brain Coral Fluorescence: A Tool for Early Coral Diagnosis
Advisor: Ms. Shannon Bunch
School: University High School, Irvine, Orange County
S1105 — Fourth Place
Annette Chang, Grade 10
Daisy W. Chen, Grade 10
A Multimethod Analysis and Spatial Predictive Modeling of Bacterial Dynamics in Newport Bay
Advisor: Dr. Felix Grun, Mr. Michael Antrim
School: Woodbridge High School, Irvine, Orange County
S1104 — Honorable Mention
Emily A. Chaffin, Grade 11
What's in Your Water? How Urbanization Impacts Water Quality
Advisor: Mr. Jasper Billings
School: Kirby (Georgiana Bruce) Preparatory High Sch, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County
S1112 — Honorable Mention
Leo J. McGrath, Grade 9
Best Time to Breathe? Changes in Air Quality Due to Different Factors in an Urban Area
Advisor: Mr. Owen McGrath
School: Newark Memorial High School, Newark, Alameda County

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